The table below looks at the statistics for Grunt skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Grunt over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Grunt
Rank 178 172 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing Grunt 15 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.36% 0.19% -
As % of the Development Applications category 2.06% 1.31% -
Number of salaries quoted 15 7 0
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 -
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -
Grunt
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Development Applications Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
727 536 771
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 17.22% 14.24% 17.69%
Number of salaries quoted 651 470 678
Average salary £35,750 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Grunt
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Grunt across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Grunt Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Grunt
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Grunt across the Manchester region.

Grunt Salary Trend in Manchester

Grunt
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Grunt across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Grunt Salary Histogram in Manchester

Grunt
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Grunt also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Grunt.

1 26 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 26 (100.00%) HTML
2 22 (84.62%) CSS
3 19 (73.08%) jQuery
4 18 (69.23%) Git (software)
5 15 (57.69%) WordPress
5 15 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (53.85%) MVC
6 14 (53.85%) Backbone.js
7 12 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (46.15%) Web Services
8 11 (42.31%) .NET
8 11 (42.31%) ASP.NET
8 11 (42.31%) PHP
8 11 (42.31%) C#
8 11 (42.31%) Scrum
8 11 (42.31%) Sitecore
8 11 (42.31%) LINQ
8 11 (42.31%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 11 (42.31%) MSBuild
8 11 (42.31%) Umbraco
9 9 (34.62%) Team Foundation Server
9 9 (34.62%) IIS
9 9 (34.62%) Windows
10 8 (30.77%) MySQL
10 8 (30.77%) TDD
10 8 (30.77%) Sass
11 7 (26.92%) AngularJS
11 7 (26.92%) User Experience
12 6 (23.08%) CMS

Grunt
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Grunt also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Grunt. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (57.69%) WordPress
2 11 (42.31%) Umbraco
3 9 (34.62%) IIS
4 6 (23.08%) CMS
4 6 (23.08%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (11.54%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (69.23%) Git (software)
2 11 (42.31%) MSBuild
3 9 (34.62%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (11.54%) Jasmine
5 2 (7.69%) Subversion
5 2 (7.69%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (3.85%) Bower
6 1 (3.85%) Maven
6 1 (3.85%) Gradle
6 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (15.38%) Advertising
2 3 (11.54%) Finance
3 2 (7.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 25 (96.15%) Developer
2 12 (46.15%) Senior Developer
3 11 (42.31%) Web Developer
4 10 (38.46%) Senior Web Developer
4 10 (38.46%) Front-End Developer
5 6 (23.08%) .NET Web Developer
5 6 (23.08%) Senior .NET Developer
5 6 (23.08%) Senior .NET Web Developer
5 6 (23.08%) .NET Developer
6 3 (11.54%) UX Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Senior UX Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Junior Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Junior
8 1 (3.85%) Software Engineer
8 1 (3.85%) Trainee Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Trainee Web Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Trainee
8 1 (3.85%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Junior Web Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (100.00%) HTML
2 22 (84.62%) CSS
3 19 (73.08%) jQuery
4 14 (53.85%) Backbone.js
5 12 (46.15%) Web Services
6 11 (42.31%) .NET
6 11 (42.31%) ASP.NET
6 11 (42.31%) LINQ
6 11 (42.31%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 8 (30.77%) Sass
8 7 (26.92%) AngularJS
9 4 (15.38%) XML
10 3 (11.54%) Ajax
10 3 (11.54%) LESS
10 3 (11.54%) WCF
11 2 (7.69%) HTML5
12 1 (3.85%) CSS3
12 1 (3.85%) RESTful
12 1 (3.85%) JSON
12 1 (3.85%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) User Experience
2 3 (11.54%) Mobile App
3 2 (7.69%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 9 (34.62%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (53.85%) MVC
3 12 (46.15%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (42.31%) Scrum
5 8 (30.77%) TDD
6 6 (23.08%) E-Commerce
7 5 (19.23%) Unit Testing
7 5 (19.23%) Time Management
8 4 (15.38%) Dependency Injection
8 4 (15.38%) Workflow
9 3 (11.54%) Pair Programming
9 3 (11.54%) OO
9 3 (11.54%) Responsive Web Design
10 2 (7.69%) Web Design
11 1 (3.85%) BDD
11 1 (3.85%) Progressive Enhancement
11 1 (3.85%) Software Engineering
11 1 (3.85%) Web Development
11 1 (3.85%) Configuration Management
11 1 (3.85%) Graceful Degradation
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (42.31%) PHP
2 11 (42.31%) C#
3 1 (3.85%) Scala
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Sitecore
2 2 (7.69%) Google
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